Wells Fargo Foundation: Arts and Culture, Civic, and EnvironmentalDeadline: September 15, 2019
Wells Fargo makes contributions in areas that it believes are important to the future of the nation’s vitality and success. Its first priority is to support programs and organizations whose chief purpose is to benefit low- and moderate-income individuals and families. It looks for projects that keep communities strong, diverse, and vibrant.
Focus areas include:
- Arts and Culture. Wells Fargo considers requests from organizations that work to enhance community diversity through: access to and participation in cultural experiences; and availability of a broad array of artistic opportunities and venues that reflect the community’s diversity.
- Civic Engagement. Wells Fargo considers requests from organizations that work to enhance a community’s quality of life through projects involving: public policy; community beautification; civic leadership; citizen education; and cultural diversity.
- Environment. Wells Fargo considers requests for programs that: conserve natural resources; provide environmental education; and support the transition to a sustainable environment.
Amount: Grants typically range between $1,000-$15,000.
Eligibility: Organizations with tax-exempt status under Section 501(c)(3) of the U.S. Internal Revenue Code, as well as qualified tribal and governmental agencies, including public school systems.